Amateur Radio News

Three Rivers Hamfest 2019 Results

5 Volunteer Examiners and 6 Participants were at the August 3rd session of the Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club's testing session at the Three Rivers Hamfest in Milo, Maine. We had 2 with no previous license, 1 with a tech going for upgrade, 1 Expired General going for reinstatement, and 2 General going for an upgrade.

All 6 passed and are listed in the grid below

NameClass BeforeNew ClassCall Sign
Blinn, F.KC1DUS (T)GeneralKC1DUS
Clark, T.K1NKX (G)Amateur ExtraK1NKX
Knight, G.(None)TechnicianKC1LUA
McLaughlin, M.(None)TechnicianKC1LUH
Oberg, B.K0BLO (G)
Tillson, C.WB1CHT (G)Amateur ExtraWB1CHT

Updated: 08-18-2019 @ 11:05 -- Oberg has still not been processed -- we will keep checking.

Congratulations to all of our participants.

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We also had the Door prizes and our Grand Prize of the Yeasu FT65R HT dual band Radio. Those winners are listed below:
PrizeCall SignName
50/50N1NOWJon R. Sr.
RF Adapter Guy $10 gift certificateKB1WRYDebbie K.
ARRL $50
Gift Certificate (x2)
George P.
Rick E.
ARRL $25
Gift Certificate (x2)
Jon R. Sr.
Chip S.
PARC club hatK1CWONeal W.
And the Grand Prize of the Yeasu FT-65R with Speaker/Mike and Higher Quality Antenna goes to:
 KB1WWHGeorge P.

Saturday 2019-Aug-03 :: 05:33:57 PM EDT Category: Club News Posted by: Kevin Carman - W1KMC